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Entry Level Data Engineer Salary

$100,972

Average Base Salary

$94,568

Average Total Compensation

Min: $52K
Max: $145K
Min: $2K
Max: $197K

Entry Level Data Engineer Salary Compared to other Seniority Levels

Executive*
$73K
$125K
$89K
$212K
$81K
$190K
$83K
$163K
$52K
$145K
Intern*
$50K

Seniority can increase the pay of a Data Engineer. Here are the base salaries of a Data Engineer grouped into 6 seniority categories.

Entry Level Data Engineer Salary Compared to other Positions


Most data science positions fall under different position titles depending on the actual role.

From the graph we can see that on average the Machine Learning Engineer role pays the most with a $127,336 base salary while the Research Scientist role on average pays the least with a $69,914 base salary.

Top Cities for Entry Level Data Engineer Salaries


The Data Engineer salary in San Francisco, CA is the highest paying salary with a $131,773 average base salary. The Data Engineer salary in Baton Rouge, LA is the lowest paying salary with $44,000 average base salary.

Top Companies for Entry Level Data Engineer Salaries

$175K
$175K
$160K
$133K
$178K
$145K
$140K
$140K
$132K
$140K
$135K
$113K
$148K
$87K
$143K
$71K
$136K
$56K
$115K

The Data Engineer at Two Sigma salary is the highest paying salary with a $175,000 average base salary. The Data Engineer at KPMG salary is the lowest paying salary with $42,000 average base salary.